Nakasongola District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Nakasongola vary from 28 % in Lwabiyata Sub-County to 95 % in Nakitoma Sub-County. Nakasongola has 1,074 domestic water points which serve a total of 149,086 people – 123,458 in rural areas. 304 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Nakasongola has 1 piped schemes.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

68%

Equity

122

Management

88%

Gender

87%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MTC Migeera TC 99
Migeera TC
Population 99
LWB Lwabiyata 97
Lwabiyata
Population 97
NTC Nakasongola TC 229
Nakasongola TC
Population 229
KKG Kakooge 48
Kakooge
Population 48
KLN Kalungi 116
Kalungi
Population 116
LWM Lwampanga 170
Lwampanga
Population 170
NBS Nabisweera 25
Nabisweera
Population 25
NKT Nakitoma 34
Nakitoma
Population 34
WBN Wabinyonyi 41
Wabinyonyi
Population 41
KLO Kalongo 52
Kalongo
Population 52
KTC Kakooge TC 148
Kakooge TC
Population 148

Population figures are projections to the above mentioned date based on UBOS census 2014 and district growth rates. Population density is calculated on land area only. Boundaries reflect the preliminary status only.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 75 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 95 %

KKG Kakooge 86 %
Kakooge
Population Served 18,714
KLN Kalungi 95 %
Kalungi
Population Served 24,700
KLO Kalongo 95 %
Kalongo
Population Served 20,029
KTC Kakooge TC 95 %
Kakooge TC
Population Served 9,035
LWB Lwabiyata 28 %
Lwabiyata
Population Served 4,818
LWM Lwampanga 46 %
Lwampanga
Population Served 14,799
MTC Migeera TC 95 %
Migeera TC
Population Served 5,967
NBS Nabisweera 79 %
Nabisweera
Population Served 14,090
NKT Nakitoma 95 %
Nakitoma
Population Served 13,720
NTC Nakasongola TC 95 %
Nakasongola TC
Population Served 10,626
WBN Wabinyonyi 63 %
Wabinyonyi
Population Served 12,588

Access to safe water is the ratio of people served by a safe water point and piped water supply to the total population.
The calculation is based on an estimated number of people per water point type. Maximum access rate can be 95%.

Functionality of Point Water Sources

60 % 80 %
70 % 90 %
Rural Functionality 68 %
Urban Functionality 75 %

KKG Kakooge 62 %
Kakooge
Functional Sources 50
KLN Kalungi 74 %
Kalungi
Functional Sources 70
KLO Kalongo 64 %
Kalongo
Functional Sources 53
KTC Kakooge TC 50 %
Kakooge TC
Functional Sources 31
LWB Lwabiyata 74 %
Lwabiyata
Functional Sources 14
LWM Lwampanga 73 %
Lwampanga
Functional Sources 62
MTC Migeera TC 48 %
Migeera TC
Functional Sources 58
NBS Nabisweera 69 %
Nabisweera
Functional Sources 37
NKT Nakitoma 78 %
Nakitoma
Functional Sources 50
NTC Nakasongola TC 91 %
Nakasongola TC
Functional Sources 286
WBN Wabinyonyi 61 %
Wabinyonyi
Functional Sources 59

Functionality is the ratio of functional water sources to all water sources. Sources not operating for five or more years are assumed to be abandoned, and hence are not included in the calculation.

People served per technology

Reasons for non-functionality

Type of Management

Source of Funding

District Water Supply Summary

Sub-CountyUrban/
Rural
PopulationPopulation
Served
AccessFunctionalityPoint Water SourcesPiped Water Systems
Protected
springs
Shallow wellsDeep boreholesRainwater
harvesting tanks
DamsValley
tanks
PSP/Kiosk, Tap standsYTHHICNWSC
RUWfPFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTot
BURULI                                
 1 Nakasongola TCUrban11,18610,62795%-91%100%----11910191-11-12-227617293480285No
 2 KakoogeRural21,83118,71486%62%-77%------40226210919---10313------No
 3 LwabiyataRural17,2374,81828%74%-89%----1112315213---16218------No
 4 NakitomaRural14,44313,72195%78%-94%1-16283310438210---151162-2---No
 5 LwampangaRural32,33314,79946%73%-100%---14519928101020---5-532-32---No
 6 WabinyonyiRural19,90912,58863%61%-94%------241539341953---32234134---No
 7 NabisweeraRural17,89614,09079%69%-84%---13425934115162-219423---119426No
 8 KalongoRural21,08420,03095%64%-100%---101113521568816---24-24------No
 9 Kakooge TCUrban9,5129,03695%-50%100%------1426407512---2-210-10---No
 10 KalungiRural26,00224,70295%74%-93%---751253197231411213-137-7---No
 11 Migeera TCUrban6,2825,96895%-48%100%---1-1235------6-65560115---No
Total 197,715149,09275687592101261743266147413946015441514412156383804635993231No
District 197,701149,08675687592101261743266147413946015441514412156383804635993231No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Schemes
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000000010
Combined Water Based/Not GFS11001000000
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Total44000000010

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee